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Our Leadership

Leading us forward to the future


HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is fortunate to be led by a team of caring, dedicated health care professionals who welcome your questions and comments.

President and CEO
Patti Fischer, RN, MBA, FACHE

Senior Administrators
Vinay Bhooma, MD, MBA, CPE, Chief Medical Officer
Matthew Brandt, Director of Finance
Carrie Erlinger, RN, BSN, CPHQ, Director of Quality, Risk and Patient Safety
Brandon Fish, Executive Director of Operations
Sue Holloway, BSN, RN, Executive Director of Surgical Services
Regina Peterson, DNP, RN, Chief Nursing Officer

Board of Directors
Stephanie Strano-Maine (Chairperson)
Richard J. Thoman (Vice Chairperson)
Ann Car (Treasurer)
Thomas Dinges (Secretary)
Lorraine Cavataio
Georgia Costello, PhD
Jim Clanahan, MD
Sister Margurite Cook, OSF
Michael Hall
Ann McCollum